Our combined BS/MS program for athletic training certification is designed to provide an expedited path to education in exercise science while completing a professional degree in athletic training.
An athletic trainer is a healthcare professional educated and experienced in the management of healthcare problems associated with sport and physcial exercise. In cooperation with physicians and other healthcare personnel, the athletic trainer functions as an important member of the healthcare team in schools, colleges, universities, professional sports programs, sports medicine clinics, and other healthcare settings.
The University at Buffalo is currently seeking accreditation for their new Athletic Training program and is not accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE). The institution will be submitting a self-study to begin the accreditation process on July 1, 2019